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4 bed detached house for sale

"The Longthorpe" at Herriot Way, Wakefield WF1

  • New home


Property details

  • 4 bedrooms
  • 2 reception rooms


  • Detached family home
  • Modern open plan kitchen/diner - ideal for entertaining
  • Large master bedroom with en suite
  • Family bathroom with modern fixtures and fittings
  • Downstairs cloakroom
  • Integral garage with driveway and off-road parking

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Last 30 days: 334 page views

Since listed: 948 page views


This development offers the following schemes:

  • Help to Buy: Equity Loan - Move with just a 5% deposit using the hm Government-backed Help to Buy: Equity Loan scheme
  • Home Change - We'll help sell your house in 3 easy steps...

Schemes are available on selected plots only, subject to status, terms and conditions apply. Contact the development for latest information.

Style Description

The Longthorpe key features:

  • Detached family home
  • Modern open plan kitchen/diner - ideal for entertaining
  • Bright front aspect living room
  • Large master bedroom with en suite
  • Family bathroom with modern fixtures and fittings
  • Downstairs cloakroom
  • Integral garage with driveway and off-road parking

Ground floor

The living room offers views over the front of the home. The bright and spacious open plan kitchen and dining room has French doors leading into the garden. The downstairs cloakroom can be accessed from the welcoming hallway.

First floor

The airy landing opens onto a handy storage cupboard and all four bedrooms, with the master bedroom containing a good-sized en suite. There's a large family bathroom with brand new fixtures and fittings.


Ground floor
  • Kitchen/Dining Room (7.42 x 2.54 m)
  • Living Room (4.09 x 3.1 m)
First floor
  • Bedroom 1 (5.05 x 3.33 m)
  • Bedroom 2 (3.63 x 3.33 m)
  • Bedroom 3 (2.95 x 2.72 m)
  • Bedroom 4 (2.62 x 2.59 m)


We are a national house builder with a local approach to building your new home.

We will provide you with the specification appropriate to the locality of your selected new home and development and we will explain the choice of external materials used, for example your brick colour and roof tiles. You will be able to select certain elements of the fixtures and fittings encompassing the latest designs from leading manufacturers, subject to the stage of build of your chosen home. If you wish to further personalise your new home, an exciting range of options is available to purchase from our Finishing Touches scheme. Our experienced sales team is on hand to guide you through the choices available to you depending again on the stage of build.

Quality Assured

Your new home will be built in accordance with all relevant technical and building regulations, in particular the Government's Code for Sustainable Homes. In addition all stages of the construction of your new home will be inspected by our experienced construction staff. On completion of your new home we will provide you with a quality assured certificate for you to keep.

10-year NHBC (or equivalent) Warranty

A 10-year warranty is provided with every new Persimmon Homes home. A comprehensive guide explaining the warranty will be supplied to you.

We will ensure warranties provided by the manufacturers of appliances are honoured for the first year of occupation. Our Customer Care Department is on hand to offer you the necessary guidance and assistance.

About Kingsbury Meadows

Find your dream home at Kingsbury Meadows

Kingsbury Meadows is perfectly situated to enjoy the beautiful city of Wakefield, West Yorkshire. With a choice of two, three, four and five bedroom properties you're sure to find your dream home at this stunning new development.

  • Choice of 2,3,4 and 5 bedroom homes
  • Close to Wakefield town centre
  • Many art galleries and museums nearby
  • Excellent transport links

Each home at Kingsbury Meadows can claim one of the following great travel offers; there's no catch, just a great incentive to get out and about by bus, train or bike. Simply choose from one of the following three items:

  • £500 Halfords voucher (to be spent on an adult bike)
  • Annual bus only MCard
  • 3 x 1-month bus and rail MCard

To find out more, visit .

Click here to download the handy travel information leaflet here or visit the travel plan website.

Situated on the Eastern edge of the Pennines in the lower Calder Valley, Wakefield boasts a terrific landscape with acres of Yorkshire countryside. You can enjoy the outdoors and all it has to offer at numerous local country parks and wildlife areas such as rspb Fairburn Ings, National Trust's Nostell Priory and, just a few miles from Kingsbury Meadows, Newmillerdam Country Park.

The inspirational Yorkshire Sculpture Park is just a short drive from Kingsbury Meadows. Set in 500 acres of parkland at the 18th-century Bretton Hall estate, this sculpture park is the largest of its kind in Europe and features work by Wakefield's great sculptors, Barbara Hepworth and Henry Moore, as well as several other indoor and open-air exhibitions.

Other great days out around the town include Diggerland, The National Coal Mining Museum and Hemsworth Water Park & Playworld. And, the keen golfers amongst you will be pleased to know that Normanton Golf Club and Low Laithes Golf Course are not too far away.

Kingsbury Meadows boasts a wide variety of home styles so you're sure to find something that suits your circumstances perfectly.

To hear more about this fantastic new development arrange an appointment now.


Local health and fitness facilities include Bannatyne Health Club, Pugney's Watersports Centre, Sun Lane Leisure complex and a variety of local swimming pools. A huge choice of sports and adrenalin-fuelled activities can be found at the Xscape sports and leisure complex in nearby Pontefract, including indoor skiing, rock climbing, bowling or even wave surfing.


Residents at Kingsbury Meadows will have access to many shopping experiences from the friendly local shopping centres at Trinity Walk and The Ridings to the mix of High Street favourites in Wakefield town centre. Less than 10 miles from the development is Trinity Leeds, a covered shopping and leisure destination with three floors of shops, cafes, bars, restaurants and a cinema.


Just 10 miles south east of Leeds, Wakefield has excellent transport links with good access to the M1 and M62 motorways.
Wakefield's trains and bus station are within walking distance from Kingsbury Meadows – ideal for commuters and explorers alike. And for travel further afield Leeds Bradford Airport has a wide range of national and international destinations.

Opening Hours

Monday 11am - 6pm, Tuesday Closed, Wednesday Closed, Thursday 11am - 6pm, Friday 11am - 6pm, Saturday 11am - 6pm, Sunday 11am - 6pm


Images depict typical Persimmon Homes house type. All room dimensions are subject to +/- 50mm tolerance. This information is for guidance only and does not form any part of any contract or constitute a warranty. All information correct at time of publication and is subject to change. Please check specification by contacting the development directly.

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Map & Nearby

Local Amenities

  • Outwood 1.1 miles
  • Wakefield Westgate 1.2 miles
  • Newton Hill Community School 0.2 miles
  • Wakefield St Johns Church of England Voluntary Aided Junior and Infant School 0.6 miles

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Local Amenities

  • Outwood 1.1 miles
  • Wakefield Westgate 1.2 miles
  • Newton Hill Community School 0.2 miles
  • Wakefield St Johns Church of England Voluntary Aided Junior and Infant School 0.6 miles

Market stats

Sale activity

Average estimated value for a house in WF1:

  • £288,829
  • Price decrease

  • -£15,970
  • (-5.240%)
  • Over the last 12 months

In the last 12 months

  • Average sale price

  • Properties sold


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Looking for an investment? The average rent for a 4 bedroom house in WF1 is currently:

£576 pcm

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